Local Mentors For Small Business

Whether you are a start-up, struggling with a business challenge or just need advice about an aspect of your business, our SCORE mentors can guide you through the steps to success. We are here to help -- request a mentor today. 

Recently recognized as a Diamond Award Chapter, our team of business experts are committed to service excellence and making a difference in our local communities. 

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Upcoming Webinars and Workshops:

Live Event
Online

October 11: Cybersecurity 101 - How to Protect Your Business from Cyber Threats

October 11, 2022, 1:00pm EDT

In this webinar, you will learn how to identify cybersecurity threats and steps you can take to protect your small business.

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Live Event
Online

October 12: Help Businesses Increase Holiday Sales with Google Tools

October 12, 2022, 12:00pm EDT

In this webinar, you will learn how to use Google tools like Google Business Profile and Google Merchant Center to drive sales during the holiday season.

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Live Event
Online

October 19: Do You Have What it Takes to Run a Business? Step-by-Step Self-Assessment Workshop

October 19, 2022, 1:00pm EDT

Successful entrepreneurs have several things in common. In this webinar, you will learn what those qualities are, which ones you have and which ones to develop.

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Mentoring 

Free confidential, business advice from local advisors committed to helping you succeed.  One-on-one mentoring, conducted via in-person, video, email or by phone. Clients tell us we are responsive, available and helpful. 

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Workshops & Events

Register today for our no- or low-cost business training. We provide education on a variety of business topics including marketing, finance and accounting, management, and others. Get instruction from a local expert and connect with other business owners in the community.

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Templates & Tools

If you’re looking for free, local business templates, guides, blogs or other helpful tools, SCORE is your destination. Browse our resource library to get the latest in small business strategies and trends. Use the information you find in the library to grow your business knowledge.

Browse the Library

Small businesses in our community are facing enormous challenges and they need our help. If you would like to give back, consider joining our team!  

Western NC SCORE depends on our dedicated volunteers to mentor, instruct and provide subject matter advise.  No matter your expertise or amount of time you have to donate, we welcome your assistance. Talk to us today.

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